bandits invade Cool Square Bar
Canada-based_Berbice United States-based
US-based shot dead
based Guyanese family robbed
Two gunmen walked into the popular Cool Square
Nightspot in West Ruimveldt robbed the patrons,
fired a gunshot and when they left, a
Canadian-based Guyanese lay motionless on the
floor, bleeding profusely from a bullet wound.
Rawle Harding, who is said to be in his mid
forties, was shot in the chest and was pronounced
dead at the Georgetown Hospital just after 11
o’clock last night.
According to initial reports Harding, who was
stopping at a Lamaha Street address, was sitting
in the bar with associates when the two men walked
in brandishing their guns.
They proceeded to rob the patrons including
It is not clear why Harding was shot as up to
press time the details were still sketchy.
But according to a source, after the bandits left,
Harding was picked up and rushed to the hospital
but by then it was already too late.
Several relatives who turned up at the hospital
upon receiving news of the shooting desperately
tried to console each other when it was confirmed
that Harding was dead.
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members of the family, all of whom were robbed
of cash and jewellery with a total value of
millions of Guyana dollars, travel and other
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